Spring is a time of renewal. It's also a time when pests are on the move and looking for new places to call home, which is why we’re sharing our favorite pest prevention tips for homeowners.
Pest control is not just for commercial buildings, it's also vital for homeowners. Springtime can be an especially busy time for bugs as they look to find new sources of food and water and lay their eggs. There are many different approaches to pest prevention, but it all starts with identifying the pest problem in your home.
Why is spring pest control important?
Pests are a common problem in the spring. They crawl out of their winter hiding places and start looking for food. Pests can be bothersome and dangerous, but they can also be hard to spot. The best way to deal with them is to prevent them from coming into your house in the first place.
Spring Cleaning Tips
Spring is the perfect time to get your home ready for summer. With any luck, you’ve already done some spring cleaning and now it’s time to focus on the outside of your house. Spring pest prevention is important because insects are starting to come out and they can be a nuisance if they get inside your home.
Pests are more likely to enter homes in the spring, especially if you live in an area with warmer weather or lots of trees that may provide shelter for them. Pests like ants and mosquitoes are much more likely during this time of year, so it’s important that you take steps now to prevent them from coming into your house.
Spring Pest Prevention for Homeowners
- Seal up any gaps that might be present around the foundation of your house with caulk or sealant
- Make sure to clean up any food debris that may be present outside of the house, such as pet food or bird feeders
- Keep trees trimmed so they don't come into contact with the roof of your home
- Plant flowers around the perimeter of your home as they can help deter pests
Prevent Unwanted Spring Pests with Spidexx
We specialize in identifying and treating common spring pests like spiders, ants, mosquitos, and wasps. The most important part of spring pest prevention is regular maintenance on your home. Call (844) 922-7732 to schedule a treatment for your home.